We are heading off on a family holiday for a week! Check back in a week to see us attempt to build a desk for the office – epic fail or stroke of genius? I will also show you kiwihome readers what room will be getting a makeover next! I feel like a T.V host and I… Continue reading Time for some R & R
I think they took one look at my vege garden bed full of Garlic and ran away! We have had a lot of rain and I did notice the garlic looking a bit yellow on top, but hopefully with a dose of fertiliser and drier weather the garlic will cope! Here is how planted 120 cloves of garlic… Continue reading Nope… still no Vampires around here!
A few months ago I was given four lovely cotton sheer curtains from a special friend who spotted them in a little Northland boutique that was having a closing down sale. I loved the sheers as soon as I saw them and I knew they would look great in the lounge hanging in the bay windows, but unfortunately they were a… Continue reading With a little help from my friends!
Wow! Where did the weekend go? It just flew by here in the kiwihome household, it was a busy couple of days but it was a productive weekend, Dan built a new window frame for the office window and he finished the last of the moulding! On Sunday we headed up to Owera for a birthday… Continue reading Carpet Tiles
I have been holding onto this huge old oak picture frame I found amongst some old family things. The frame had dents, cracks and bora holes all over it making it a perfect candidate for a trash to treasure makeover! Using a blackboard/chalkboard paint I painted an old piece of ply that I had Dan cut… Continue reading Trash to Treasure- Making a Blackboard
I thought the home office was the most boring room in the house but there actually are some great office accessories out there that could give our home office some real personality. Here are some fun and functional accessories I’ve found from some of my favourite retailers that would look great in our office. Warehouse Stationary folders… Continue reading Home Office Accessories